Kia Motors will begin its foray into India in full steam today by unveiling the Kia Seltos SUV. This is a global model that is debuting here first and is expected to come with segment first features, a unique design and a wide range of engine and gearbox choices.
Stay tuned to our live updates to know about the new Kia SUV's†details, specifications, engines, launch date, expected price and features.
Also see: KIA Seltos First Look Video
More pictures of the Seltos
The Seltos in profile
The Kia Seltos SUV has been revealed
There will be 265 touchpoints across 160 cities
The choice of powertrains dubbed the Smartstream, principally enveloping a flagship 1.4-litre turbo petrol, in addition to a diesel and a naturally aspirated petrol engine choices. These engines are all BSVI ready. The turbo/DCT combination will come in sporty GT-Line spec
The Kia Seltos will get four transmission options, a CVT, DCT, AT and a manual.
The UVO connected car system comes with 37 features across seven categories
Lorenz Glaab, Vice President & Head of Global Product Management at Kia says the #Seltos has been engineered to global standards here in India and will be launched in various markets around the world. #SeltosWorldPremiere pic.twitter.com/NNul96VU2x— OVERDRIVE (@odmag) June 20, 2019
At the global reveal Kia designer, Tom Kearns, VP and Senior Chief Designer Kia Design Centre America had a bit to say about the design of the @KiaMotorsIN #Seltos— OVERDRIVE (@odmag) June 20, 2019
All Kia Seltos Variants are BSVI compliant
Here's cooled front seats, many USB chargers and
There'll be an eight-speaker Bose system and a sporty GT-Line variant witha seven-speed DCT and a 1.4-litre turbo petrol
The Seltos gets a 10.25 inch infotainment and a 7-inch MID,a HUD and 360-degree camera
The Seltos name is a combination of Speed and Celtos, a Greek god.
And that's your first view of what the #Seltos side profile looks like
The Seltos get unique interior features like an audio-based mood lighting, a traction mode for the auto and an air purifier
The Seltos will be alavailable in 8 colours
All of Kia's design studios have worked on the SP
We're at the launch venue for the launch of the Kia Seltos. Stay tuned!
Kia is part of the Hyundai Motor Group. It along with Hyundai and Genesis makes for the world’s third largest car maker